Re: [Felvtalk] Further update on Tofu :-)

2009-01-27 Thread Sharyl
Bless you for giving Tofu a loving home. Sharyl --- On Mon, 1/26/09, Emily Hunter emilyofw...@aol.com wrote: From: Emily Hunter emilyofw...@aol.com Subject: [Felvtalk] Further update on Tofu :-) To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Monday, January 26, 2009, 9:08

Re: [Felvtalk] Further update on Tofu cont'd

2009-01-27 Thread Rosenfeldt, Diane
Emily, congrats to you and Tofu for having found each other, and to Kelley for babysitting until you did! Here's vibes that you have a long and happy life with each other. FIV is much less problematic than FeLV; often an FIV+ cat can live out its full lifespan asymptomatically, and since FIV is

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2009-01-27 Thread Heather
This would be purely anecdoctal on one experience, but, we got a Mom (double+) and her 4 kittens in March/April of 2007...she has outlived all of her kittens, though she's also outlived other Leuk+ rescues we've gotten within that time. Other than the fact that kittens born with FELV generally

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2009-01-26 Thread Sally Davis
You are right about the Felv being worse than FIV. I think precaustions would be about the same. There is another group and FIV group that has files on double positives. You may want to join that group as well. There are several people who were on this group and now on that group as well. Thanks

Re: [Felvtalk] Further update on Tofu :-)

2009-01-26 Thread catatonya
Congratulations on your new family member! tonya Emily Hunter emilyofw...@aol.com wrote: After our Denzel died, I wasn't sure that I wanted to stay subscribed to the list since he was our only positive. I decided to stay on because I felt like another positive would come into our lives.

Re: [Felvtalk] Further update on Tofu :-)

2009-01-26 Thread Kelley Saveika
Tofu is the cutest girl, and I really want to thank Emily for giving her such a good home. We were first boarding her at the vet, and then keeping her in a bathroom, and she was not happy. I know you can mix cats, but most of our fosters have some sort of special needs cat that is immune